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For the second year in a row, Puerto Rican Reggaeton star Bad Bunny is the most-streamed artist in the world on Spotify with over 9.1 billion streams without releasing a new album this year. He is swiftly followed by singer-songwriter Taylor Swift, whose Red (Taylor’s Version) gave old and new fans alike a reason to relive the artist’s early groundbreaking work. Rounding up 2021’s top three is BTS.
Here are the full lists of the top songs, artists, albums, and podcasts that defined 2021.
Most Streamed Artists Globally
Most Streamed Albums Globally
SOUR by Olivia Rodrigo
Future Nostalgia by Dua Lipa
Justice by Justin Bieber
= by Ed Sheeran
Planet Her by Doja Cat
Most Streamed Songs Globally
“drivers license” by Olivia Rodrigo
“MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name) by Lil Nas X
“STAY (with Justin Bieber)” by The Kid LAROI
“good 4 u” by Olivia Rodrigo
“Levitating (feat. DaBaby)” by Dua Lipa
Most Popular Podcasts Globally
The Joe Rogan Experience
Call Her Daddy
TED Talks Daily